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The Division of Behavioral and Social Research (BSR) of the National Institute on Aging (NIA) is hiring Health Specialists and Social Science Analysts!


Study links younger age of onset of type 2 diabetes to increased risk of dementia


NIA program staff will be available to answer questions at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2021 NIA Virtual Booth


The Division of Behavioral and Social Research is hiring Program Officers!


After COVID, research on social isolation and loneliness is needed more than ever


Nearly 14% of older adults with dementia are prescribed a combination of medicines affecting the central nervous system


Census Bureau releases healthy life expectancy at 60 infographic


Researchers study effectiveness of tau biomarkers in Alzheimer’s blood test among diverse participants


We don’t bite! Communicating with your program officer


Mental illnesses in early life linked to faster aging and worse health in later years


Lack of sleep in middle age may increase dementia risk


Addressing global challenges for aging and dementia


Dementia is linked to increased pain years before diagnosis


Beyond grants: Resources and other support for small businesses addressing aging


Cognitive impairment among factors linked to elevated death rates in nursing home residents with COVID-19


Workshop on bilingualism and cognitive reserve and resilience


IMPACT Collaboratory offers growing support for real-world dementia care innovators


Dementia may cause problems with money management years before diagnosis


Census Bureau releases interactive Story Map on population aging trends


Census Bureau releases new report on commuting patterns of older workers


New report on indicators of well-being among older Americans


NIA announces awards to foster healthy longevity innovations in low-income settings


BSR Program Officer Position Opening


Pain rising among younger Americans with less education


Celebrating successes and next steps for the Science of Behavior Change Program